Developing and testing measures of reproductive decision-making agency in Nepal

@article{Hinson2019DevelopingAT,
  title={Developing and testing measures of reproductive decision-making agency in Nepal},
  author={L. Hinson and Jeffrey Edmeades and Lydia Murithi and M. Puri},
  journal={SSM - Population Health},
  year={2019},
  volume={9}
}
Conceptual ambiguity in how we define reproductive empowerment has left the field with inconclusive evidence of its relationship to key reproductive outcomes. Our study aimed to develop and test a measure of reproductive decision-making agency, which is a critical component of reproductive empowerment, in a sample of married women from two Nepalese districts. Initial measures were developed based on theory and previous literature. Next, we used cognitive interviewing techniques to explore local… Expand
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